• Cakes,  Christmas,  Dairy,  Dairy Free,  Fruit Cakes,  Gluten Free,  Kosher,  One-Bowl Cakes,  Parve,  Quickies,  Soy Free,  Sweets,  Vegetarian

    Spiced Jamaican Banana-Nut Bread

    Ingredients 3 ripe bananas, mashed 1 egg 2 Tbsp. vegetable oil 120 ml. (½ cup) milk 150 gr. (¾ cup) sugar 140 gr. (1 cups) Tami GF flour (or plain flour) ½ tsp. baking powder ¼ tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. ground cinnamon ½ tsp. ground cloves ½ tsp. ground ginger ¼ tsp. ground nutmeg pinch of salt 2 Tbsp. Brandy/Rum (not extract) 75 gr. unroasted pecans, chopped Preparation Preheat your oven to 175C/350F. Mix all ingredients in a bowl. Pour into oiled rectangular bread tin. Bake for 30-40 minutes, until a wooden skewer/toothpick inserted in the center comes out dry with a few crumbs. Let cool and slice.

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    Rich Coconut Cake with Chocolate Chips

    Delicious, rich cake that feels creamy and decadent, but doesn’t contain any butter or cream. Ingredients 300 gr. (1½ cups) sugar 4 eggs 1 tsp. vanilla extract 350 gr. (2½ cups) flour (or Tami all-purpose GF flour) 10 gr. (1 packet) baking powder 1 cup vegetable oil 2 cups milk (or soy/rice milk for a non-dairy/parve version) 200 gr. (2 cups) shredded coconut flakes 100 gr. dark chocolate chips Round cake tin Preparation Preheat your oven to 170C/340F. Whisk sugar, eggs and vanilla extract in a bowl. Add flour, baking powder, oil, milk, and coconut flakes, and mix until combined. Add chocolate chips and fold into the mixture. Pour into…

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    Quick Vegan Coconut-Apple Cake

    Soft, moist, succulent, gluten-free, vegan, and even relatively low on calories. Ingredients 300 gr. unsweetened applesauce 200 gr. (1 cup) sugar ¼ cup vegetable oil 140 gr. (1 cup) flour (or Tami all-purpose GF flour) 1 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. ground cinnamon ½ cup shredded coconut flakes Small Loaf Tin Preparation Preheat your oven to 190C/380F. Whisk sugar, applesauce and oil in a bowl. Add flour, baking powder and cinnamon and mix until combined. Add coconut flakes and fold into mixture. Pour into an oiled loaf tin and bake for 45-50 minutes.

  • Cakes,  Chocolate Cakes,  Dairy Free,  Dressed to Impress,  Gluten Free,  Kosher,  One-Bowl Cakes,  Parve,  Quickies,  Vegan,  Vegetarian

    Decadent Chocolate Cake – the Vegan Version

    Ingredients 1 cup flour (I use Tami GF all-purpose flour or Schar’s Gluten-free Mix B) 1 bag instant chocolate pudding mix 1½ cups sugar ½ cup cocoa powder 1 bag (10 gr.) baking powder 240 gr. unsweetened applesauce ¾ cup vegetable oil 1 cup boiled water with 1 overfull teaspoon of instant coffee (or 1 shot espresso+boiling water to make 1 cup) A round cake tin (for a larger rectangular tin, double all amounts) Preparation Preheat your oven to 170C/340F. Mix all ingredients (other than the boiling coffee) water in a bowl. Add the boiling water and mix well and quickly (we don’t want scrambled eggs) 🙂 Pour into a…

  • Cakes,  Cheesecakes,  Dairy,  Dressed to Impress,  Gluten Free,  Kosher,  Low calory,  One-Bowl Cakes,  Quickies,  Shavu'ot,  Soy Free,  Vegetarian

    Melt-in-your-Mouth Quick Cheesecake

    This is the only cheesecake my son likes. Ingredients 750 gr. 5% soft goats-milk cheese (or plain soft cheese) – room temperature ¼ cup of sugar 3 eggs 1 packet (80 gr.) instant vanilla pudding 1 Tbsp. corn starch 1 Tbsp. Tami Gluten-free flour (or a good all-purpose GF flour), or plain flour (if you do not need a GF version) Preparation Preheat oven to 150C/300F. Place small tin with boiling water at the bottom of the oven (to create steam). Mix cheese with sugar, and set aside for 5 minutes (for sugar to melt). Beat in the eggs (do not whisk). Add the instant pudding, flour and cornstrach, and…